High School boys basketball

Play of the Week Nominees: January 24

Barnesville, Devils Lake battle for the DJ Colter High School Play of the Week

FARGO, N.D. — This week’s DJ Colter high school play of the week nominees pit Minnesota against North Dakota in high school boys basketball. First up from Barnesville, Adam Tonsfeldt grabs a rebound and makes a nice move down low to drop a basket and draw a foul. The second nominee comes from Devils Lake. In the Firebirds game against…

Sheyenne boys basketball tops Grand Forks Red River

The Mustangs defeated the Roughriders 84-54

WEST FARGO, N.D. — In a battle between two of the top three teams in the East region, Sheyenne boys basketball dominated the second half of play to take down Grand Forks Red River 84-54. It was a tight race in the opening half of play. The game went into halftime with the Mustangs ahead 43-34. Sheyenne took off in…

Sheyenne boys basketball remains undefeated with win over West Fargo

The Mustangs defeated the Packers 65-45

WEST FARGO, N.D. — In a strong defensive showing, the Mustangs take down rival West Fargo 65-45. The Packers led early, jumping out to a 10-5 lead, but after tying things up at 10, Sheyenne never looked back. Blake Berg led all scorers with 24 points. Tyler Terhark added 11 and Jacksen Moni also finished in double digits with 10…

Henning Advances to State Title Game, Ada-Borup, Perham Come Up Short

The Hornets defeated Spring Grove 67-34 to earn a spot in the Championship

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — In the Class A Minnesota boys basketball tournament, Henning defeated Spring Grove to make the Championship game, but Ada-Borup fell to North Woods 57-55 in the other semifinal game. In the Class AA tournament, Perham fell to Minneapolis North High School 62-46. Henning will play for the Championship against North Woods on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Categories:…

Top-seed Oak Grove Makes Region 1 Semifinal

The Grovers zipped past Maple Valley in the Region 1 quarterfinal

WAHPETON, N.D. — The top-seeded Oak Grove Grovers picked up a comfortable win in the quarterfinals of the Region 1 boys basketball tournament to end Maple Valley’s season. The No. 9 seeded Raiders hung with Oak Grove through the first quarter before the Grovers pulled away for a 66-47 win. Region 1 scores: (1) Oak Grove, 66, (9) Maple Valley,…

Boys Basketball Roundup: Shanley, West Fargo will Join Sheyenne, Davies at State Tournament

West Fargo and Shanley win their consolation rounds to make it to the North Dakota state tournament

FARGO, N.D. — Davies boys basketball remains undefeated on the season with an 89-74 win over Sheyenne in the East Region Tournament final. The Eagles will join West Fargo, Shanley and Sheyenne as teams out of the East region to make the state tournament. Saturday boys scores: (1) Davies, 89, (3) Sheyenne, 74 (2) West Fargo, 66, (4) Devils Lake,…

East Region Tournament Brackets Released

East Region playoffs begin Tuesday

FARGO, N.D. – The East Region basketball tournament brackets have been released for boys and girls basketball. All the first-round games will tip-off on Tuesday night at the host sites. All boys games will tip off at 7:00 p.m., except for the Shanley at Sheyenne¬†game which is pushed back to 7:15. Two girls games will be at 5:30¬†p.m., with the…